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Dr. Asher Taban, MD

Dr. Asher Taban, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male

  

Dr. Asher Taban, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Northridge, CA. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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No malpractice claims found for California
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Dr. Taban's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taban performs Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Taban performs this procedure more than 76% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taban treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Taban treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taban treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Taban treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Taban's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Disc Replacement
  • Epidural Block
  • Epidural Injection
  • Failed Back Surgery Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lymphoma of the Bone
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Tumors (Brain)
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spine Surgery
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stereotaxis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

About Me

We believe strongly in the importance of compassionate and cultural sensitivity to quality care. Patients at our office will receive the best specialized care, offered with courtesy, integrity, and respect. You will be greeted and cared for by our ex...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Nyu Langone Medical Cente
Residency Hospital
Teheran University / Faculty Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Farsi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Taban's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Taban

4.5

Based on 61 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
11.475409836065573%
(7)

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Dr taban perform a cervical surgery back in 2005 and he did it a great surgery now I need to have a surgery because I have a new feature on L4 and L2 the screw broke and also broke my bone I requested for Dr Taban because hes the only one I trust to have my surgery since I have 6 back surgery...Read More
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My disc collapsed around Dec 2017. I was recommended by my Primary Care Physician who had her own spine surgery to Dr. Asher Taban. Dr. Taban explained in great detail what was wrong with my spine, and why I would need surgery. He performed my surgery in May 2018 and I'm recovering very well from...Read More
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I have known of Dr. Taban’s skill as a surgeon for years so he was my first call when I knew I might need surgery. He was thorough and compassionate in his evaluation and thoroughly explained everything to me. My surgery was six weeks ago and I am very pleased with the results. My symptoms of pain...Read More
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Dear Dr. Taban, I want to thank you again for the amazing surgery you did for me, twice. People keep telling me that I am lucky to be alive, and of course that's always true. But I'm not just alive, but thriving! Tomorrow is two weeks, and already I feel so much better than I did before the...Read More
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Dr. Taban performed two very delicate and difficult surgeries on my husband in the last 3 years. He has severe stenosis and each time his spinal cord was severely compressed. Both his doctor, and a good friend of ours who is a doctor, highly recommended him and said they would have Dr Taban...Read More
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